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Obese 9th - 12th Graders by Race/Ethnicity in Oklahoma

Race/Ethnicity 2009 2011 2013 2015 2017
American Indian or Alaska Native * 20.2% 15.5% 20.2% 24.1%
Asian, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander * * * * 15.9%
African American * * * * 14.5%
Hispanic or Latino 14.7% 19.6% * 19.6% 22.2%
Caucasian 13.6% 14.2% 9.9% 14.2% 13.7%
Multiple 16.2% 18.8% 15.4% 18.8% 20.1%

(*) Calculations may have been surpressed due to cell size less than 20 or less than 50.

Source: Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), Center for Health Statistics, Health Care Information, Youth Risk Behavior Survey 2017, on Oklahoma Statistics on Health Available for Everyone (OK2SHARE).